Number of personal bankruptcies down by 15 to 1660 in May
The number of proposals for personal bankruptcy dropped by 83 against the previous month to 2,271.
The highest number of personal bankruptcies was declared in regions Ustecky (264) and Stredocesky (210) and the lowest in regions Vysocina (40) and Pardubicky (71).
The highest growth was in region Pardubicky (+109 percent) and in Prague (+54 percent). The number of personal bankruptcies grew only a bit in regions Plzensky (+2 percent) and Moravskoslezsky (+3 percent).
There were 17.3 bankruptcies per 10,000 inhabitants in the last twelve months, compared with 13.3 bankruptcies a year earlier.
Despite the comparatively fast growth dynamics, Prague still keeps the lowest number of bankruptcies per 10,000 inhabitants (7) and region Karlovarsky keeps the highest number (38.5) for a longer time.
Month No. of personal bankruptcies
Source: CRIF - Czech Credit Bureau
Zpravodajství CTK, 4. 6. 2013, Section CTK: cce bns, Author: fs